Category Archives: Migraine headaches

Finding an Effective, Long-Lasting Way to Care for Migraines

Finding an Effective, Long-Lasting Way to Care for Migraines

It may be surprising to realize how many people throughout the world have some type of headache condition – as much as 46% of people! Headaches and migraines can be persistent and downright annoying. To date, the exact reason for migraines and headaches remains unknown. This makes alleviating migraines nearly impossible in most cases. ManyContinue Reading

Learning to Control Migraine Pain in Renton, WA

Learning to Control Migraine Pain in Renton, WA

It is unclear to those in the medical community and researchers exactly why migraines occur. However, a connection has been seen between migraines and a misalignment in the upper bones of the neck – the C1 and C2 vertebrae. A misalignment here creates a problem with the flow of cerebrospinal fluid and blood flow toContinue Reading

Finding Natural, Long-Lasting Help for Migraines

Finding Natural, Long-Lasting Help for Migraines

Migraines affect one out of every eight people. Most often, sufferers want to know how to find relief. It is important that one gets educated about how to best cope with migraines and the options that are available so that he can make an informed decision. Day to day living and work performance are impairedContinue Reading

Finding Help for Migraines and Hypertension

Finding Help for Migraines and Hypertension

It may not be surprising that a chiropractor can help one to cope with migraines; however, what may seem odd is that chiropractors can help with hypertension (high blood pressure). It has been confirmed that a specific form of chiropractic care, called upper cervical chiropractic, can indeed help lower blood pressure along with relieving migraines.Continue Reading

Getting Relief from Chronic Headaches

Getting Relief from Chronic Headaches

Headaches can often be traced back to something in a patient’s history. That’s why a common factor in a patient history taken by upper cervical chiropractors is whether a person has ever endured a head or neck injury. Car accidents, sports injuries, and slip and fall injuries are common causes of an upper cervical misalignment.Continue Reading

Types of Headaches Afflicting Residents of Renton, WA

Types of Headaches Afflicting Residents of Renton, WA

Headaches are hard to cope with, especially if they occur more than just once in a while. Many people have chronic headaches that occur daily or a few times a week. It may be surprising to learn that the term headache is used to describe a number of different types of headaches. What headache typesContinue Reading

Caring for Chronic Daily Migraines in Renton, WA

Caring for Chronic Daily Migraines in Renton, WA

Migraines are debilitating and cause the sufferer much anguish. More frustrating than an isolated migraine is having them on a daily basis. How depressing to know that when a person awakens he may have a migraine to cope with. The only thing that those suffering from these and other migraines want is to find anContinue Reading

Finding the Reason for Migraines in Renton, WA

Finding the Reason for Migraines in Renton, WA

Migraines are not supposed to happen. While the exact cause is unknown, what is known is that they transpire because something in the brain is not functioning properly. Often this is due to a change in the flow of blood to the tissue that surrounds the brain or cerebrospinal fluid drainage issues.   What canContinue Reading

Learning About and Caring for Rebound Headaches

Learning About and Caring for Rebound Headaches

It seems as if almost everyone has experienced a headache at one time or another. They can sometimes just be mildly annoying—allowing the person to continue with a normal daily routine—or so severe that they cause one to lie down until the pain goes away. In some cases, headaches can last for days at aContinue Reading

Migraine Surgery—Is There a Better Way?

Migraine Surgery—Is There a Better Way?

The debilitating pain and relentless throbbing often associated with migraines is experienced by millions around the world. For example, in the United States, combining the number of individuals who suffer from diabetes and those with asthma would still come up short with how many suffer from migraines. More than just a bad headache, migraines canContinue Reading

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